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Huawei Launches the P8; A Revolutionary Light Painting Smartphone that Perfectly Blends Technology, Fashion, Humanity and Art

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today at the legendary Old Billingsgate, London's renowned arts and

fashion venue, Huawei Consumer Business Group unveiled the Huawei P8

smartphone, a perfect blend of technology, sleek styling, usability and

revolutionary low light camera features. The Huawei P8 is the

culmination of the P series' rich heritage of style and functionality,

and is once again redefining the smartphone market with easy-to-use

features that amaze and inspire consumers.

The Huawei P8 takes beauty to the next level, striking a flawless

balance of artistry and creativity. Based on a deep understanding of

human-machine design, the Huawei P8 delivers a new level of usability

for applications impacting everyday life - at work and at play. With

craftsmanship that pushes the bounds of possibility and new

revolutionary light painting modes, the Huawei P8 provides consumers

with an inspiration for creativity.

"The Huawei P8 is the most user-friendly smartphone for consumers

globally," said Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group.

"Huawei has seamlessly combined the best elements of style and

durability, delivering a revolutionary user experience - especially in

terms of camera capabilities and network connectivity. We fully believe

this device will become one of the most popular smartphones in 2015."

Enhanced Usability

Continuing the minimalist design of the P series, the Huawei P8 embodies

the ultimate in craftsmanship, durability and elegance. Notable features


Four color options - silver, gold, black and grey - and a one-piece

aluminum body with diamond shape blasting craftsmanship.

A revolutionary touch screen experience: double-tapping a knuckle

captures a full-length screen shot; drawing a circle on the screen

quickly captures content.

A "find my phone by voice" function allows users to call out to their

misplaced device, which then identifies its location with an audible


A 2600mAh battery and Kirin 930 Octa-Core 64-bit chipset, delivering

an outstanding performance outpacing the market by 20 percent.

An optional E-ink screen on the back of the phone; the metal back

cover can switch to an eBook in just seconds.

Best-in-Class Smartphone with Light Painting Camera

The Huawei P8 introduces a new philosophy for camera design leveraging a

combination of hardware, software and proprietary algorithms to help

users capture beautiful photographs, even in the worst lighting

conditions. Features include:

Industry-leading Optical Image Stabilizer technology up to 1.2°,

enabling high-quality photos and videos, and managing camera shake so

images are consistently sharp.

The world's first four-color RGBW sensor enhances brightness by 32

percent in high contrast lighting situations, reduces it by 78 percent

in low light environments. DSLR-level independent image processor

enabling noise reduction when shooting and intelligent detection of a

high-contrast lighting environment.

Four professional quality low-light shooting modes giving users access

to a virtual photo and video studio to capture artistic inspirations.

Setting New Standards for Mobile Connectivity

The Huawei P8 has re-defined the industry benchmark for seamless network

connectivity through proprietary Signal+ technology. The compact and

powerful dual-antenna design plus rapid switching technology allows the

smartphone to instantly switch between antennas, ensuring a continuous

strong network connection.

There are two versions of the Huawei P8; the standard device for EUR499

and the premium version for EUR599. It will initially be available in more

than 30 countries including China, Columbia, France, Germany, Mexico,

Spain, South Africa, Turkey, UAE and the United Kingdom.

About Huawei Consumer Business Group

By 2014, Huawei's products and services have covered more than 170

countries, and a third of the world's population. Huawei's shipments of

smartphones ranked third in the world in 2014. Huawei has 16 RD centers

have been set up in the US, Germany, Sweden, Russia, India, and China.

Huawei Consumer Business Group is one of three businesses within Huawei,

covering smartphones, mobile broadband devices, home devices and cloud

services. Based on more than 20 years of Huawei's expertise in the

telecom industry, built on Huawei's global network, worldwide operations

and business partners, Huawei Consumer Business Group is dedicated to

providing the latest technology to the consumers and bringing the joy of

technological advances to people all around the world. Huawei acts on

its word and fulfills dreams. For more information please visit: www.consumer.huawei.com


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